Welcome from the Director

Chris Hogan, Director

We are delighted to serve the ASU community. We hope that you will see us as a hospitable resource. We are eager to serve you or help you get established in a satisfactory and healthy lifestyle. Our doors are open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and we are available for emergency consultation after hours and on weekends when classes are in session. We take great pleasure in the quality of our center. We are accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services (IACS) the accrediting agency for higher education counseling services. Our predoctoral training program is accredited by the American Psychological Association. You've made a wonderful choice in coming to Appalachian State University. We wanted you to know it will be our pleasure to serve you. We are wishing you all the best in your time at ASU and beyond. We want to help you flourish during your time in Boone.

Christopher J. Hogan, Ph.D.         
Director and Chief Psychologist


Statement on the Role of the Appalachian State University Counseling and Psychological Services Center - Managing Potentially Dangerous Students....details HERE

Emergency Services

The Counseling Center offers after-hours emergency coverage for urgent mental health concerns such as suicidal thoughts, sexual assault, and other trauma.  Call the Counseling Center at 828-262-3180 and select the option to speak with the counselor on-call.

During operating hours, students in crisis can walk in any time.

Prevent Suicide Block

Contact Us


Physical Address: 
1st Floor, Miles Annas Building
614 Howard Street 
Boone, NC 28608-2044

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 32044
Boone, NC 28608

Phone: 828-262-3180
Fax: 828-262-3182

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m-5:00 p.m

Initial Consultation Hours:
Monday - Friday:
8:30-11:00 a.m. & 1:00-4:00 p.m.

 - Please Note -
During Summer Sessions, Initial Consultation Hours at times may vary. Please contact us at (828) 262-3180 for our current schedule and to verify availability.

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